YMCA of Central New York Recognizes MPH Student

YMCA of Central New York Recognizes MPH Student

Our congratulations to sophomore Matthew Roberson, for being recognized for his volunteerism by The YMCA of Central New York. The press release can be found below. Matthew has become well-known in the MPH community for his remarkable chess skills, his kind nature, and always having a smile on his face. Last year, Matthew was appointed […]

MPH Senior Recognized in Art Competition

MPH Senior Recognized in Art Competition

Senior Olivia Bigtree has been selected as a finalist in the National YoungArts competition! As a finalist she has won an all-expense paid trip to Miami to spend the week taking master classes, workshops, and be mentored by internationally recognized leaders in a diversity of creative fields. Throughout the week, the finalists across ten disciplines […]

MPH Continues Partnership with Project Smiles

MPH Continues Partnership with Project Smiles

For over a decade, the girls’ varsity soccer team at MPH has participated in Project Smiles, collecting clothing and gifts to bring girls in Colombian orphanages “smiles” for the holidays. Founded and directed by local coaching legend, Oscar Vergara, Project Smiles provides much needed hope and gifts to girls orphaned by unrest in Colombia. Read […]

Community Wide Dialogue at MPH

Community Wide Dialogue at MPH

Students from Syracuse’s Henninger High School traveled to our campus on Monday to spend the day with their MPH counterparts — a number of Upper School students who are involved in the Community Wide Dialogue (CWD) program that began early in the fall. The program is facilitated by Interfaith Works, with Ms. LaPointe and Mr. […]

MPHMUN Hosts Successful Conference

Students on the MPHMUN team hosted the 20th annual MPH Model United Nations Conference on Saturday, October 26. Under the direction of MPHMUN Coordinator Sarah Chhablani, the conference was organized by secretariat members, MPH seniors,  Nathan Sonnenfeld, Daniel Braverman, Peri Cannavo, and Andrew Benincasa. Read more about each of the secretariat members here. More than […]

“Singapore Math” A Growing Curriculum For Schools, But It’s Not Everything

See video featuring former Head of Lower ad Middle Schools Kendall Hoekstra. Current Mathematics Department Chair Donna Meehan adds, “Singapore Math encourages children to share their ideas and strategies with each other when they are doing the problems. It gives them a chance to talk about what they are doing.” By Lacey Leonardi Central NY […]

ESM, Grimes, MPH boys soccer teams earn big wins

Eagle News Online, September 30, 2019

The 30 best private high schools in Upstate NY, ranked for the new school year

Syracuse.com, September 27, 2019

MPH MUN Team Preps for First Conference

MPH MUN Team Preps for First Conference

MPH Upper Schoolers have the good fortune of being able to select Model UN (MUN) as a semester-long course (though this group of students considers itself a team, not a class!) within the daily academic schedule, as opposed to trying to “squeeze it in” among their other after-school commitments. During first block on September 18, […]